Nancy Susanna Breen is a poet and freelance writer, editor and poetry judge. Her poetry has appeared in many literary journals; her chapbooks include Rites & Observances (Finishing Line Press) and How Time Got Away (Pudding House Publications). She was editor of Poet’s Market for Writer’s Digest Books for the 2002 through 2008 editions; she also edited needlework and craft books as associate editor for Krause Publications and North Light Books. Nancy Breen’s articles have appeared in Writer’s Digest, Writer’s Market, and The Craft & Business of Writing and online on such sites as eHow, eHow Home & Garden, and Answerbag. She has served as screening judge or final judge for poetry competitions sponsored by Pennwriters, Writer’s Digest, The National Federation of State Poetry Societies, and several individual state poetry societies.
An accomplished crafter and needleworker, Nancy sells her creations through her Etsy shop, NudgeryFaire. She also blogs about crafts and needlework at Come to the NudgeryFaire. She resides in Loveland, Ohio.